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July 26, 2005
Free IBM web development tool, CGIDEV2, which enables COBOL or RPG code over the Internet as CGI language, may no longer be supported as a result of iSeries guru retirement.
April 21, 2005
iSeries shops are placing Web development and Web enablement at the top of their priority lists. But if you're just...
October 12, 2004
Joe Pluta has been on the RPG soapbox lately. The founder and chief architect of Pluta Brothers Design, an Illinois-based company that takes iSeries legacy systems and adapts them to work with newer technologies, has been evangelizing the benefits ...
August 02, 2004
Need a break from the monotony? Have a little fun while testing your Web development terminology out. Unscramble these 24 Web development-related words. Give it a try!
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IBM System i users looking for ways to develop System i applications using web services have some choices. There are a number of open source tools available, but those who prefer the maturity and stability of proprietary software can use WebSphere. ... Continue Reading
WebSphere Development Studio Client (WDSC) is a set of application development tools designed for the IBM (International Business Machines) iSeries server. The WDSC basic edition offers user-friendly, easy-to-learn tools to help providers optimize ... Continue Reading
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Jim Mason shows you how to build a Web menu system that delivers user authentication and integration with back-end applications. Continue Reading
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Learn how to use the CGI API, Write Standard Output (QtmhWrStout) to make a visual browser interface in segments, and use the COBOL STRING command to develop the segments. Then see how the Out-Data field is filled in, and how a PERFORM of the ... Continue Reading
Learn how to get started on developing a Web interface from the AS/400 in COBOL starting with a logon page. Includes code samples for CGI APIs and library and DDS instructions. Continue Reading